Kelsey Nixon's new series explores her life as a small-town girl living in the city, growing her family and reinventing traditions where food and cooking are always at the center of the celebration.
Kelsey's Essentials focuses on what we all so desperately need in the kitchen: The Essentials. From "Roasting" to "Sauce-Making" to "Quick Breads," Kelsey shows you - the DIY home cook - the essential techniques, equipment and foolproof tips you need to be the boss of your own kitchen. Kelsey is all about using the basic to create dishes that are anything but ordinary.
Unique Sweets is an insider's peek into innovative eateries across America that are creating the most unique and exciting desserts today. These sweet spots cover the gamut: restaurants with revolutionary pastry chefs; candy shops inventing eye-popping confections; chocolate boutiques with wild artisanal flavors; and bakeries producing one-of-a-kind pastries, cakes and cookies in the middle of the night. Wherever there are gooey, crunchy, sticky and sweet treats that you won't find anywhere else, Unique Sweets will take you there.
Follow Kelsey as she navigates making dinner work for the whole family—
toddlers included. Whether it’s a simple lunch, fun family dinner, or decadent dessert, Kelsey shares her best tips and tricks for making simple modifications to recipes that work for both mom and her tot.
First Time Mom
Cooking Channel turned the cameras around on Kelsey to find out: What's it like to become a new mom? Through her video diaries in our new web series First Time Mom, we can watch as she and baby Oliver experience a series of "firsts" together.
Food Network Star
Kelsey appeared on season 4 of Food Network's hit show The Next Food Network Star. She competed amongst 10 other finalists for the chance to win her own show. Voted as the season's fan favorite, Kelsey has remained part of the Food Network/Cooking Channel family ever since her debut on the network.